South Island Road Championships

South Island School Road Championships

Road & Track
29 August 2020 - 31 August 2020
Blenheim

Event Details 
The 2020 South Island School Road Championships will be held in Blenheim from 29 - 31 August and hosted by the team at Cycling Marlborough. The event will incorporate the Southern Tour titles in 2020, with Saturday and Sunday’s events all counting towards both the Tour results* and the appropriate individual South Island and National Titles.

Day One: Seddon

  • Individual Time Trial incorporating the South Island ITT Titles and National ITT Titles
  • Criterium

Day Two: Seddon

  • Hill Climb incorporating the National Hill Climb Titles
  • Road Race incorporating the South Island RR Titles

Day Three: Renwick

  • Team Time Trial incorporating the South Island TTT Titles
North Island riders are permitted to compete in all events, however are not eligible for South Island titles.
*Anyone wishing to be eligible for Tour results must ride all four individual events

 

Course Details
Click the below links for course maps.
**  Road Race: Start/Finish line is the same for all races. All races finish with riders heading towards Seddon

16km road races will start with riders heading towards Seddon and they will turn near the top of the mornings Hill Climb, then complete the rest of a lap.
20km is one lap with riders starting towards Seddon
32km is 1.5 laps with riders starting away from Seddon then doing one more lap once they return to the start/finish line
40km is two laps with riders starting towards Seddon
52km is 2.5 laps with riders starting away from Seddon then doing two more laps once they return to the start/finish line

The approximate distance for each grade is in the table below:

Start Order

ITT

Crit

HC

Road

U14B

3.4

7.2

1.8

16

U14G

3.4

7.2

1.8

16

U13B

3.4

7.2

1.8

16

U13G

3.4

7.2

1.8

16

U20B

3.4

14.4

1.8

52

U17B

3.4

10.8

1.8

40

U20G

3.4

14.4

1.8

40

U17G

3.4

10.8

1.8

32

U16B

3.4

9.6

1.8

32

U16G

3.4

9.6

1.8

32

U15B

3.4

8.4

1.8

20

U15G

3.4

8.4

1.8

20

 

Categories
Age as at 31 December 2020.
 
Individual Races:
U20, U17, U16, U15, U14, U13 boys and girls 
 
Teams Race: 
Senior (U20), Junior (U16) and Year 7 & 8
 
The size of team for Team Time trials is:
U20: 5 riders with time taken on the 4th rider (4 to finish)
U16 and Y7&8: 4 riders with time taken on 3rd rider (3 to finish)
 
Rules
The event is run in accordance to Cycling New Zealand School Rules.

Health and Safety

Everyone has a responsibly towards Health and Safety at an event.
 
The safety of the riders, officials, volunteer and spectators are included in the event planning. This includes (but not limited to) road restrictions, traffic management and event advisories to the local businesses and residents.
 
It is your responsibility to manage your own safety during the event, to be aware of other road users at all times and to make responsible decisions. The roads should be considered OPEN and there will be official traffic on the circuit during your race.
 
If you have any questions or concerns regarding Health and Safety please report to the Chief Commissaire or to the Race Manager.
 
Supporters
School Sport New Zealand

Entry Details

Entries are now open. Entries must be completed through your school only through Enter Now. No individual entries will be accepted. Schools must be affiliated with Cycling New Zealand Schools before they can enter. If you do not have a login for Enter Now, please email help@enternow.co.nz 

Click here for the live entry list.

 

Entry fees:
$80 per rider for individual events and/or tour (includes ITT, Criterium, Road Race & Hill Climb)
$50 per team for Team Time Trial

Entry fees include the $4 Cycling New Zealand Schools Levy

ENTRIES WILL CLOSE 5PM FRIDAY 14TH AUGUST. All entries MUST be paid 7 days prior to the event.